New Materials


“The Vitamix Cookbook: 250 Delicious Whole Food Recipes To Make In Your Blender” by Jodi Berg shares information on how to implement whole foods into your diet including chopping vegetables for a savory soup, making fresh nut butters, mixing your own flours and making bread dough. It also includes the standards of fresh juices, nut milks and smoothies.

Tired of the same old veggies? Michael Anthony offers “V Is For Vegetables: Inspired Recipes & Techniques For Home Cooks From Artichokes To Zucchini”. In addition to offering recipes, this book also has beautiful illustrations to inspire the reader.

“The Elimination Diet: Discover The Foods That Are Making You Sick And Tired- And Feel Better Fast” by Alissa Segersten And Tom Malterre offers information that makes it easy for people to customize their diets for improved health.

“Less Medicine More Health: 7 Assumptions That Drive Too Much Medical Care” by Dr. H. Gilbert Welch offers information to help us avoid unnecessary tests, drugs surgeries and anxiety associated with overdiagnosis.

“Wheat Belly 10-Day Grain Detox” by William Davis offers a program offers a detoxification process from the toxic effects of wheat and grains. It draws upon the wisdom of the “Wheat Belly” books.

Rebecca Deurlein author of “Teenagers 101: What A Top Teacher Wishes You Knew About Helping Your Kid Succeed” offers insights into the teenager’s world at school and how they can best be guided through their time of transition.

“Yell Less, Love More” by Sheila McCraith, creator of The Orange Rhino Challenge, includes a 30-Day Guide that offers: “100 Alternatives To Yelling, Simple Daily Steps To Follow, and Honest Stories To Inspire”.

“The Diabetes Reset: Avoid It. Control it. Even Reverse It. A Doctor’s Scientific Program” by George L. King is a twelve week program that claims it can help you reset you glucose levels in pre-diabetic or type 2 patients.

Another program based book is “The Biggest Loser Boot Camp; it is an eight week weight program developed by the experts and trainers of “The Biggest Loser”.

“The Gluten Free Revolution: Absolutely Everything You Need To Know About Losing Wheat, Reclaiming Your Health, And Eating Happily Ever After” by Jax Peters Lowell offers a variety of recipes and information to pave the way to a gluten free life.

“Recipe For Relief” by RefluxMD is a book specifically targeted for people with Acid Reflux (GERD). The book includes recipes and dietary information.

The library has purchased a variety of holiday dvds and books (both adult and children selections). Feel free to check them out for some additional holiday cheer.

From Richard Paul Evans, author of “The Christmas Box” and “The Mistletoe Promise” has a new holiday selection. “The Mistletoe Inn” features Kimberly Rossi, a financial officer who decides to spend her Christmas holiday at a writing workshop in Vermont.Another aspiring writer at the conference is Zeke, a man who she takes an interest in and worries that she has shared too much with him.

“Away In A Manger” is a “Molly Murphy Mystery” written by Rhys Bowen. The story is set in 1905 in New York City at Christmas time. Molly is looking forward to Christmas; due in part to the fact that she has a family of her own. Molly discovers that two ragged beggar children are, in actuality, children from English society. They live in New York with their aunt who mistreats them. Molly takes it upon herself to find out their stories, even if it’s to the highest levels of New York Society.

People gamewho enjoy football history will enjoy “When It Was Just A Game: Remembering the First Super Bowl” by sports journalist Harvey Frommer. The book is filled with photos, statistics, interviews and a wealth of other information about the first Super Bowl. Another reason for interest? The game was between Chiefs and Packers!

“Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter” by Kate Clifford Larson tells the story of Rosemary, the daughter of Joe and Rose Kennedy. Rosemary was intellectually disabled; her family took extreme care to shelter her from the public.



“The Oz Family Kitchen: More Than 100 Simple And Delicious Real-Food Recipes From Our Home To Yours” by Lisa Oz features some of the recipes that are enjoyed by the famous doctor and his family. The author claims to offer food that is both delicious and nutritious.
“Sisters In Law” by Linda Hirshman tells the stories of Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg. They went to the Supreme Court and changed the sistersworld.

Drew Barrymore, grand-daughter of John Barrymore is considered Hollywood royalty. “Wildflower” tells the story of her unconventional life and how she found the balance necessary for her happiness.



“Rogue Lawyer” is John Grisham’s latest novel. He introduces us to Sebastian Rudd, his most colorful and outrageous character. Sebastian defends clients other lawyers won’t go near. His office is a bullet proof van, complete with Wi-Fi, leather chairs, bar and hidden gun compartment. His only employee is his bodyguard, law clerk, confidant and golf caddy.

Science Fiction author Stephen R. Donaldson has a new book which contains two novellas; “The King’s Justice” and “The Augur’s Gambit”. In “The King’s Justice” A stranger arrives in Settle’s Crossway’s, only to find out the nature of evil concealed there. “Augur’s Gambit” features Mayhew Gordian who created a daring plan to save his Queen and country.


“Fear Of The Dark” is a new “Bishop/Special Crimes Unit” novel by Kay Hooper. Something is happening in the small Tennessee town of Serenity. People going on routine errands never reach their destination, as if they disappeared.



Elizabeth Gilbert, author of “Eat, Pray Love” and “Committed, A Love Story” has a new contribution to her collection. “Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear” offers insights into the n

ature of inspiration; the author shares her insights into tapping into creativity.

“The Conquering Tide: War In The Pacific Islands, 1942-1944” by Ian W. Toll is the second in the “Pacific War Trilogy”. This book encompasses the heart of the war in the Pacific, covering the time after the attack on Pearl Harbor and the American victory at Midway. The challenge was to roll back the Japanese Empire, one island at a time.




James Patterson has teamed up with several other authors to create the “Daniel X” series. The titles include: “The Dangerous Days Of Daniel X”, “Watch The Skies”, “Demons And Druids”, “Game Over”, Armageddon”. The books are science fiction genre and Daniel finds himself battling aliens. “Lights Out” is the newest book in series and his superpowers are put to the test when he goes through the universe seeking the alien outlaw who killed his parents.

John Grisham has his creation, Theodore Boone. His series include: “Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer”, “Theodore Boone: The Abduction”, Theodore Boone: The Accused”, “Theodore Boone: The Activist”. The latest book is “Theodore Boone: The Fugitive”. Theodore thought the danger passed, but when he went on a field trip to Washington D.C. he sees an old adversary, murderer and fugitive Peter Duffy. Being true to himself, Theodore will stop at nothing to make sure the killer is brought to justice.



“One-Skein Wonders For Babies” by Judith Durant contains 101 knitting projects for infants and toddlers. The book contains tops, bottoms, hats, toys and many things in between.

mine“The Ultimate Guide To Minecraft Server” is the unofficial guide by Timothy Warner. The book covers many aspects of the game including tips on hosting a Minecraft party.
ant“Kovel’s Antiques & Collectable Guide 2016” gives price estimates on vintage items. New this year, the catalog contains a section on how to sell your antiques.


Lisbeth Salander is back! The popular heroine from Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Series (“The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”, “The Girl Who Played With Fire”, “The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest”) is back. David Lagercrantz continues the adventure of the genius hacker and uncompromising misfit in the book “The Girl In The Spider’s Web”. Lisbeth joins forces with another super-hacker to navigate the world of spies, cybercriminals and governments from around the world.

“Did You Ever Have A Family” is the debut novel of Bill Clegg. The story revolves around the character of June Reid. On the eve of her daughter’s wedding, a disaster takes her daughter, her daughter’s fiancé, her ex-husband, and her boyfriend, Luke. Alone, June drives cross country and discovers that family is not only the connection with people we are born with, but also the ones we create.